Newsletters

January 2013 Newsletter

  • Forest Roads Case
  • Subcommittee to Review NEPA
  • Hidden Cost of Wildfire
  • Victory for Idaho Roadless Rule
  • Coho and Steelhead CH Proposed
  • Polar Bear CH Thrown Out
  • Malheur 10-Year Stewardship Contract
  • Vilsack in, Salazar Out
  • Kitzhaber on Federal Forests
  • Western Oregon Sales Update
  • Rasure Named Regional Forester
  • EPA Releases Boiler MACT Rules
  • 2013 Annual Meeting

December 2012 Newsletter

  • Forest Roads Case
  • New Spotted Owl Critical Habitat
  • Forest Health Assessment
  • Committee Chairmanships
  • Sizing Up Restoration Treatments
  • DNR Timber Program Report
  • BLM Awards Regeneration Sale
  • Shasta Trinity Defends Projects
  • FWS Reviewing Caribou Listing
  • Stoel Rives Honored

November 2012 Newsletter

  • 113th Congress
  • Congressionals Want Forest Health Help
  • NSO Critical Habitat Delayed
  • Forest Service Acres Harvested
  • N. CA Target Accomplishments
  • Court Denies Cottonwood Injunction
  • Mendocino Challenges Continue
  • SOPI Issued
  • China Illegally Dumping Plywood

October 2012 Newsletter

  • Election Update
  • Kitzhaber’s O&C Discussion Group
  • AFRC Withdraws Protest
  • Preliminary FY12 Sale Accomplishments
  • Forest Service Regeneration Harvests
  • Management vs. Fire Funding
  • Okanogan/Wenatchee Update
  • OFRI Issues Economic Report

September 2012 Newsletter

  • Congress Passes Continuing Resolution
  • Forest Roads Case
  • Legal Victory on EAs
  • Farm Bill Stalls
  • 2012 Fire Statistics
  • AFRC Protests BLM Sale
  • Lawsuits Coming Fast and Furious
  • Big Game Foraging Habitat
  • DNR Timber Program Report
  • Sequestration Impacts
  • Cal Joyner Promoted

August 2012 Newsletter

  • Planning Rule Lawsuit Filed
  • Focus on Forest Health Bills
  • Litigation and Fire Impacts
  • Owl CH Economic Impact Underestimated
  • Forest Service Issues Objection Rule
  • Williamette Ecological Forestry
  • Colville Blowdown
  • Perez Named State Director
  • New Wallowa-Whitman Supervisor

July 2012 Newsletter

  • Supreme Court Takes Forest Roads Case
  • SPI Settles Fire Damage Case
  • Farm Bill Forestry Provisions
  • Spotted Owl Critical Habitat Comments
  • Counties Granted Extension
  • Suit Filed on Murrelet Take
  • Beaverslide Victory
  • DNR Timber Program Report
  • Western Governors Letter to Congress
  • New Planning Process on Willamette
  • Snow Basin Project
  • National Forest System Rework
  • Betsy McGreer Honored
  • Maness and DeLuca Named

June 2012 Newsletter

  • Interior Approps Bill Passed
  • Wildfire Update
  • Victory on Mudflow Project
  • Labrador Bill
  • Lynx Mapping Halts Project
  • DNR Sued Over Murrelet
  • EPA Forest Roads Response
  • Owl Critical Habitat Hearing
  • Roadless Amicus Brief
  • Sustainable Forest Action Coalition
  • Save our Forests Video
  • Kitzhaber’s Natural Resource Team

May 2012 Newsletter

  • EPA on NPDES Permits
  • Congressional Hearing on Federal Forests
  • SRS Reauthorization & Forestry Legislation
  • 2013 Interior Appropriations
  • DNR Murrelet Interim Strategy
  • DNR Murrelet Long Term Strategy
  • Another Thinning Project Challenged
  • Stewardship Contract Reauthorization
  • BLM Planning
  • Owl Comment Period Extended
  • FS Issues Interim Directives
  • National FTPC Meets in Denver
  • Idaho Panhandle Forest Plan Comments
  • Consequences of No-Action Alternatives
  • Green Building Certification Reviewed
  • McNitt New OFIC Executive Director
  • Bob Abbey to Retire

April 2012 Newsletter

  • 2012 AFRC Annual Meeting Recap
  • County Payments Reauthorization
  • Murrelet Long-Term Conservation Strategy
  • Balance of Powers
  • House Ag/Forestry Hearing
  • H.R. 4089-Interesting
  • Dicks to Retire
  • Ed Shepard to Step Down
  • New Forest Supervisors
  • Hawkinson to FRA
  • Ellen Engstedt Simpson